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DOVEADM-ALTMOVE(1)						      Dovecot							DOVEADM-ALTMOVE(1)

NAME
doveadm-altmove - Move matching mails to the alternative storage (dbox-only) SYNOPSIS
doveadm [-Dv] altmove [-r] [-S socket_path] search_query doveadm [-Dv] altmove [-r] [-S socket_path] -A search_query doveadm [-Dv] altmove [-r] [-S socket_path] -u user search_query DESCRIPTION
This command can be used with sdbox or mdbox storage to move mails to alternative storage path when :ALT=<path> is specified for the mail location. In the first form, doveadm(1) will executed the altmove action with the environment of the logged in system user. In the second form, the command will be performed for all users. In the third form, only matching mails of the given user(s) will be moved to the alternative storage. OPTIONS
Global doveadm(1) options: -D Enables verbosity and debug messages. -v Enables verbosity, including progress counter. Command specific options: -A If the -A option is present, the command will be performed for all users. Using this option in combination with system users from userdb { driver = passwd } is not recommended, because it contains also users with a lower UID than the one configured with the first_valid_uid setting. When the SQL userdb module is used make sure that the iterate_query setting in /etc/dovecot/dovecot-sql.conf.ext matches your data- base layout. When using the LDAP userdb module, make sure that the iterate_attrs and iterate_filter settings in /etc/dovecot/dove- cot-ldap.conf.ext match your LDAP schema. Otherwise doveadm(1) will be unable to iterate over all users. -r When the -r option is given this command works the other way round. Mails will be moved from the alternative storage back to the default mail location. -S socket_path The option's argument is either an absolute path to a local UNIX domain socket, or a hostname and port (hostname:port), in order to connect a remote host via a TCP socket. This allows an administrator to execute doveadm(1) mail commands through the given socket. -u user/mask Run the command only for the given user. It's also possible to use '*' and '?' wildcards (e.g. -u *@example.org). When neither the -A option nor -u user was specified, the command will be executed with the environment of the currently logged in user. ARGUMENTS
search_query Messages matching this search query will be moved to alt storage. See doveadm-search-query(7) for details. FILES
/etc/dovecot/conf.d/10-mail.conf Mailbox locations and namespaces. /etc/dovecot/conf.d/auth-*.conf.ext Authentication processes, including userdb settings. EXAMPLE
This example moves seen mails older than one week to alternative storage under /nfsmount: mail_location = mdbox:~/mdbox:ALT=/nfsmount/%h/mdbox doveadm altmove -u johnd@example.com seen savedbefore 1w REPORTING BUGS
Report bugs, including doveconf -n output, to the Dovecot Mailing List <dovecot@dovecot.org>. Information about reporting bugs is avail- able at: http://dovecot.org/bugreport.html SEE ALSO
doveadm(1), doveadm-search-query(7) Dovecot v2.2 2011-09-15 DOVEADM-ALTMOVE(1)

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DOVEADM-MOVE(1) 						      Dovecot							   DOVEADM-MOVE(1)

NAME
doveadm-move - Move messages matching the given search query into another mailbox doveadm-copy - Copy messages matching the given search query into another mailbox SYNOPSIS
doveadm [-Dv] move [-S socket_path] destination [user source_user] search_query doveadm [-Dv] move [-S socket_path] -A destination [user source_user] search_query doveadm [-Dv] move [-S socket_path] -u user destination [user source_user] search_query doveadm [-Dv] copy [-S socket_path] destination [user source_user] search_query doveadm [-Dv] copy [-S socket_path] -A destination [user source_user] search_query doveadm [-Dv] copy [-S socket_path] -u user destination [user source_user] search_query DESCRIPTION
doveadm move can be used for moving mails between mailboxes for one or more users. The search_query is used to restrict which messages are moved into the destination mailbox. doveadm copy behaves the same as doveadm move, except that copied messages will not be expunged after copying. In the first form, doveadm(1) will execute the move/copy action with the environment of the logged in system user. In the second form, doveadm(1) will iterate over all users, found in the configured user_db(s), and move or copy each user's messages, matching the given search_query, into the user's destination mailbox. In the third form, matching mails will be moved or copied only for given user(s). OPTIONS
Global doveadm(1) options: -D Enables verbosity and debug messages. -v Enables verbosity, including progress counter. Command specific options: -A If the -A option is present, the command will be performed for all users. Using this option in combination with system users from userdb { driver = passwd } is not recommended, because it contains also users with a lower UID than the one configured with the first_valid_uid setting. When the SQL userdb module is used make sure that the iterate_query setting in /etc/dovecot/dovecot-sql.conf.ext matches your data- base layout. When using the LDAP userdb module, make sure that the iterate_attrs and iterate_filter settings in /etc/dovecot/dove- cot-ldap.conf.ext match your LDAP schema. Otherwise doveadm(1) will be unable to iterate over all users. -S socket_path The option's argument is either an absolute path to a local UNIX domain socket, or a hostname and port (hostname:port), in order to connect a remote host via a TCP socket. This allows an administrator to execute doveadm(1) mail commands through the given socket. -u user/mask Run the command only for the given user. It's also possible to use '*' and '?' wildcards (e.g. -u *@example.org). When neither the -A option nor -u user was specified, the command will be executed with the environment of the currently logged in user. ARGUMENTS
destination The name of the destination mailbox, into which the mails should be moved or copied. The destination mailbox must exist, otherwise this command will fail. search_query Move/copy messages matching the given search query. See doveadm-search-query(7) for details. user source_user The keyword user followed by a valid user name. When this argument is present, doveadm(1) will apply the search_query to the source_user's mail_location. Limitation: Currently the users, specified by -u user and user source_user, must share the same UID and GID. EXAMPLE
Move jane's messages - received in September 2011 - from her INBOX into her archive. doveadm move -u jane Archive/2011/09 mailbox INBOX BEFORE 2011-10-01 SINCE 01-Sep-2011 REPORTING BUGS
Report bugs, including doveconf -n output, to the Dovecot Mailing List <dovecot@dovecot.org>. Information about reporting bugs is avail- able at: http://dovecot.org/bugreport.html SEE ALSO
doveadm(1), doveadm-search-query(7) Dovecot v2.2 2013-11-23 DOVEADM-MOVE(1)
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